GREENVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) — A procession for Wayne County deputy Sgt. Matthew Fishman, who was shot Monday while delivering involuntary commitment papers and later died from his injuries, was held Friday morning.
The procession began around noon and started in Greenville before making its way back to Wayne County. The procession route included U.S. 264, U.S. 301, I-795 and U.S. 117 south, and will end at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home in Dudley.
The funeral for fallen Wayne County Sheriff’s Office Sgt. Matthew Fishman will be held Tuesday at the University of Mount Olive. Wayne County Public Information Officer Joel Gillie told CBS 17 Fishman’s service will be held at 11 a.m.